Friday, June 1, 2018

Construction on Bowen at Wimbledon, Arlington TX...

Post from the city's web site: Arlington City Web Site

See Web site for Map of affected area.

Public Works and Transportation’s Stormwater Engineering Division will begin construction of a $1.7 million project to mitigate flooding and make infrastructure improvements on Wimbledon Drive in south Arlington.
Planned improvements include the installation of stormwater drains and structures, water and sanitary sewer renewals, roadway repairs, concrete alley with curb and gutter, and landscape replacement.
  • The existing storm drain system will be improve with larger pipes and additional curb inlets to reduce the amount of ponding water on Bowen Road and Wimbledon Drive.
  • Water and sewer replacements will be constructed on Wimbledon Drive between the intersections of Bowen and Wimbledon and Kingsford and Wimbledon.
  • The roadways will be repaved after the installation of water, sewer and storm drain utilities.

Construction is scheduled to be completed in January 2019.

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Saturday, May 19, 2018

Arlington Town Hall Meeting...Texas Live...

There will be a Town Hall Meeting hosted by Mayor Pro Tempore Sheir Capehart held:

When: Thursday, May 24, 2018.

Where: South Arlington Police Station Community Room.
             1030 SW Green Oaks Blvd.

Time: Starts at 6:30 pm.

Presented By: Trey Yelverton, City Manager, Arlington, TX


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Monday, April 23, 2018

Vote in May, 2018... reminder....

Just a reminder that we vote TWICE in May. 

1) Early voting for the May 5th election starts 4/23/18 through 5/1/18
2) Early voting for the May 22nd Primary election starts 5/14/18 through 5/18/18

Early voting will take place on the following dates and times:

  • Monday, April 23 to Friday, April 27, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 28, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 29, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Monday, April 30 to Tuesday, May 1, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Voting locations for early balloting include:
  • Bob Duncan Center, 2800 S. Center St., 76014
  • Elzie Odom Athletic Center, 1601 N.E. Green Oaks, Blvd., 76006
  • Center for Community Service, Junior League of Arlington, 4002 W. Pioneer Pkwy, 76013
  • City of Arlington Water Utilities South Service Center, 1100 S.W. Green Oaks Blvd., 76017
  • Tarrant County Sub-Courthouse, 700 E. Abram St., 76010
  • Tarrant County College Southeast Campus, EMB-C Portable Building, 2100 Southeast Parkway, 76018

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Sunday, April 22, 2018

Let's talk about property taxes...in Tarrant County...


Tuesday April 24th 6:30 to 7:30

Arlington Public Library – Southwest Branch at 3311 SW Green Oaks Blvd.

  •  A presentation of the situation that all home owners face with property taxes in Tarrant County.
  • Will present enough information on property taxes for home owners to make an informed decision on making your property tax protest.
  • Will provide instructions on the 3 different levels of protest for home owners, including your on-line protest.  
  • Will recommend positive suggestions to control future property tax increases.

Provided as a community service to SWAPO! (Southwest Arlington Property Owners).

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Monday, April 2, 2018

Arlington TX - Community invited to participate in Downtown Master Plan...

A series of public meetings will be held throughout the planning process. These meetings will provide opportunities for citizens to participate in the process, provide input, and review draft plan materials. All are welcome to attend.
  • Wednesday, May 9, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Legal Draft Beer Co. (500 E. Division St.)
  • Wednesday, June 13, 6 p.m. to  8 p.m., location to be announced
  • Wednesday, Sept. 5, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., location to be announced

For all the details: Downtown Arlington Master Plan

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Monday, March 5, 2018

Arlington - The Matlock Pad Site at Nathan Lowe

The Matlock Pad Site at Nathan Lowe, the operator requested a set back and was denied by the City.  Which was very appropriate. Too close to these residences.

See link for all the details: Gas Driller-setback-waiver-arlington

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Gas Well Grievance Procedure for Gas Wells in Arlington, TX


Grievance procedure for gas well violations and or complaints:

Neighbors closest to gas well pad site are our eyes and ears for gas well violations and or complaints.

1.       For emergencies, call:
 911, Arlington Fire Department, for serious emergency conditions ASAP 24/7. Our fire Department is one of the few that are trained to deal with gas well emergencies. Then second call the emergency numbers on the signs posted at the entrance to the prospective gas well site.  
2.       Any complaint violation should contact:

John Theriac, City of Arlington, Gas Well Coordinator at 817-459-6593, M-F 8-5.
(If the person contacts the numbers on the sign they should still contact John so that he can follow up on the violation).

3.       Any emergency conditions report to the emergency number posted on the sign at the entrance to the gas well. Each site will have different operators so it is important that you take a picture of the sign that is posted at the pad site entrance for your perspective well site. For Example the Fannin Farms site located at 2322 Eden Road has an emergency number of 888-239-2062 and or 970-433-8076, with Saddle Operating Company. This information is exclusive to this site and each well will / may be different. Drive by and verify the signs at the site close to where you live. Report serious emergency conditions for this site only to this number ASAP 24/7.
               
4.       Other options: (All listed on this blog spot under resource links).

Pipeline Safety and Damage Prevention

Railroad Commission

TCEQ = Texas Commission of Environmental Quality

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This procedure was developed as a result of my attendance at the Gas Well Meeting held February 20th. The information presented here was one of the topics discussed and is important to publish. 

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